Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Graceful Degradation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Graceful Degradation over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Graceful Degradation
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 628 593 611
Rank change year-on-year -35 +18 -8
Contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation 1 27 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.002% 0.060% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.002% 0.069% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 22 0
London median daily rate £450 £430 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% - -
England median daily rate £450 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Graceful Degradation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40944 38874 39353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.93% 86.19% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29776 27868 28102
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £675 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 407 470
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £56.30 £50.05 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Graceful Degradation
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Graceful Degradation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Graceful Degradation in London

Graceful Degradation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Graceful Degradation in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Graceful Degradation in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Graceful Degradation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Graceful Degradation.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory

Graceful Degradation
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) C# Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft